Thursday, 2 April , 2020

South Asia

Sri Lanka cardinal seeks UN probe on China’s Coronavirus

March 15, 2020 The head of Sri Lanka’s Roman Catholic Church Sunday alleged that the highly contagious Coronavirus may be man-made and wanted those responsible...

Sri Lanka’s Millennium Challenge Compact and the US ‘Pivot to Asia’

By LasandaKurukulasuriya During the run-up to Sri Lanka’s November presidential election there was widespread agitation against attempts to rush the signing of a compact with...

India is steadily creeping from democracy to some form of thugocracy

by Pranab Bardhan Jan 18, 2020 Indian Express Contrary to expectation in many quarters five years back, the current regime has proved itself rather inept...

How the Indian Government Watched Delhi Burn

By Samanth Subramanian February 27, 2020 Two things happened in Delhi on Tuesday, and the gulf between them illustrated India’s wild, alarming swerve from normalcy. At...

Modi-Government Quietly Working To Revoke The Indus Water Treaty With Pakistan...

February 4, 2020 After the abrogation of Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir, the Modi-Government has accelerated efforts to breach the Indus Water Treaty (IWT)...

Israel – India – Brazil: The Black International

Along with US president Donald Trump and Russian president Vladimir Putin, Modi is part of Netanyahu's election campaign to showcase his close relationships with...

Gandhi’s death anniversary galvanises India’s anti-CAA protesters

As demonstrators mark martyrdom of iconic freedom fighter by holding protests, many accuse BJP of doublespeak on Gandhi. by Bilal Kuchay 31 Jan 2020 New Delhi, India...

Pakistani PM Imran Khan says escalation of Iran conflict would be...

In an exclusive interview with DW Editor-in-Chief Ines Pohl, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan talks about the Iran crisis and the international community's "lukewarm"...

Probably, the biggest strike in Indian history

After historic strike, India’s workers set to intensify struggle Over 250 million Indian workers took part in the strike January 10, 2020 A.R. Sindhu, National Secretary of...